Class Schedules

 November Specials
$10 off ASA 101 if deposit is paid by 11/12
$20 off Combo Course if deposit is paid by 11/12

  • Basic Keelboat - ASA 101 has space available every weekend including
  • November 18-19.

  • Only $293.30.  Free charter and mentor


  • Combo Classes
    Space available every weekend as of Nov. 17-19: two people or a couple and one person; December 1-3, and every weekend thereafter are open.
    Our combo classes are full for Nov. 10-12 and Nov. 24-26.

  •  $652.48 inclusive of all expenses except food through 11/12. $200 Deposit locks in reduced rate until you are ready to schedule
     Usually $672.48

Classes are taught year around

  • Next 105 (2 day Fast Track Navigation course is December 9-10  Only $350  
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    A Note regarding weather.  Our experience over 20 years is that the forecast is much more accurate from a local tv station such as or the government's
    Galveston Bay Marine Forecast for zip code 77565. and similar sites are for a too broad an area to be as accurate.
    Gift Certificates for Sailing Lessons Make a Great Gift

    ASA 101 - Basic Keelboat     Learn how to Sail
    We offer the Basic Keelboat Course every weekend year round. You can enroll in a class with as little as two days notice. Weekday and private lessons can be arranged. We are here to make it easy and affordable for you to enter the world of sailing. Ask about our private Mentor sessions for only $250.00.

    ASA 103 and 104 Combo (Basic Coastal Cruising and Bareboat Chartering)

    We offer the Combo course every weekend except when it falls on Christmas. It is recommended you book this class at least 2 weeks in advance. We do about 50 Combo courses every year so advance booking will help ensure you are able to reserve a specific weekend. This class normally is Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. 

    ASA 105 - Coastal Navigation Classroom Course
    This course is being taught this weekend. The next scheduled class is December 9-10.

    This class is offered once each quarter.  Space is limited to eight students so early booking is recommended

    ASA 106 - Advanced Coastal Cruising Course
    Next scheduled class is October 6-8, 2017 .

    Call us at 281.334.4179 to book any of the above classes.

    ASA Instructor Qualification Clinic:
    Next clinic: October 5, 2017
    Would you like to become an ASA Instructor? Bay Area Sailing School is in need of more instructors. We require our instructors to be experienced, easy going, and to enjoy passing the joy of sailing to new sailors.  Go to, go to the "Instructor" tab and go to clinic schedule in the drop down box to get details of the schedule in Kemah.  All enrollments are done directly with ASA.  We are here to answer any questions you may have.